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Officer candidate slate remains available for online review.

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There are now three levels of dues and the statements coming your way will reflect a new regime.

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San Antonio announcement reveals details for upcoming annual meeting including registration and hotel forms.

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The medium is still the message: Effectively communicating the industry’s “message” has required companies to rethink – and repackage – their public image.

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This is not your father’s old career: The number of women geoscientists – and their impact – continues to grow and transform the industry in the 21st century.

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A curve in the road: Everyone knows about King Hubbert’s controversial “Hubbert’s Curve,” but what do you know about the man?

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The reel thing: Filmmakers with a love of geology and connections to the oil industry are helping to show that the earth has star quality.

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Emphasis: World Developments

 

A year to remember: Here’s a look at the important discoveries that made global “hit” parade in 2007.

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The best of the best: Petrobras and partners scored big headlines and a potentially exciting future last year with the big discovery at the Tupi Field.

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Will Brazil join OPEC now that Petrobras' oil production potential has grown?

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Nova Scotia and Morocco – separated by an ocean, but joined by common geologic past – are the focus of an important conference on conjugate margins.

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Angola is rising to the top of the list of Africa’s hot spots, as demonstrated by the buzz surrounding a recent AAPG-endorsed conference.

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